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101 Great American Poems - (Dover Thrift Editions) by The American Poetry & Literacy Project (Paperback)

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Number of Pages: 96

Genre: Poetry

Sub-Genre: Anthologies (multiple authors)

Series Title: Dover Thrift Editions

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Dover Publications

Age Range: Teen

Author: The American Poetry & Literacy Project

Language: English

Street Date: January 21, 1998
TCIN: 77721178
UPC: 9780486401584
Item Number (DPCI): 247-60-1942
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported

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Rich treasury of verse from the 19th and 20th centuries includes works by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, other notables.



Book Synopsis



Focusing on popular verse from the 19th and 20th centuries, this treasury of great American poems invites poetry lovers to savor a taste of the nation's rich poetic legacy. Selected for both popularity and literary quality, 101 time-honored poems are included in this entertaining volume.



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Focusing on popular verse from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, this treasury of great American poems offers a taste of the nation's rich poetic legacy. Selected for both popularity and literary quality, the compilation includes Robert Frost's Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Walt Whitman's I Hear America Singing, and Ralph Waldo Emerson's Concord Hymn, as well as poems by Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, Marianne Moore, and many other notables.
Chosen by the non-profit organization American Poetry & Literacy Project, these much-loved verses include 13 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: Casey at the Bat, Fog, The New Colossus, Chicago, I, Too, Sing America, O Captain! My Captain!, Paul Revere's Ride, The Road Not Taken, The Raven, Because I Could Not Stop for Death, Mending Wall, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, and The River Merchant's Wife: A Letter.
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